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Hedge Funds' 25 Top Blue-Chip Stocks to Buy Now
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Hedge Funds' 25 Top Blue-Chip Stocks to Buy Now

What is the "smart money" up to lately? We explore the 25 most popular blue-chip stocks among the hedge fund crowd.
December 6, 2021
Stock Market Today (12/1/21): Stocks' Gains Erased as Omicron Reveals Itself in U.S.
Stock Market Today

Stock Market Today (12/1/21): Stocks' Gains Erased as Omicron Reveals Itself in U.S.

The major benchmarks swung sharply lower after first U.S. case of the omicron variant of COVID-19 was identified.
December 1, 2021
30 Best Stocks of the Past 30 Years
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30 Best Stocks of the Past 30 Years

This elite group of global equities created the most wealth for shareholders over the past three decades.
November 19, 2021
Stock Market Today (11/12/21): Nasdaq Outperforms as Mega-Cap Tech Stocks Soar
Stock Market Today

Stock Market Today (11/12/21): Nasdaq Outperforms as Mega-Cap Tech Stocks Soar

Meta Platforms led a rally in Big Tech, while Johnson & Johnson did well among blue chips on news the company will split in two.
November 12, 2021
Stock Market Today (11/8/21): New Week, New Highs for Stocks
Stock Market Today

Stock Market Today (11/8/21): New Week, New Highs for Stocks

The passage of a $1.2 trillion infrastructure bill kept the stock market rally moving Monday, albeit with modest gains.
November 8, 2021

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Stock Market Today 3/12/21: Dow Climbs Again, Nasdaq Yo-Yo Continues
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Stock Market Today 3/12/21: Dow Climbs Again, Nasdaq Yo-Yo Continues

Wall Street closed out the week with a renewed surge in Treasury yields, which weighed on growth but helped the value-oriented Dow rise again.
November 2, 2021
Stock Market Today 3/16/21: With Jerome On Deck, Investors Hold Their Breath
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Stock Market Today 3/16/21: With Jerome On Deck, Investors Hold Their Breath

The Dow's seven-day win streak ended Tuesday and stocks broadly struggled as investors looked ahead to Wednesday's FOMC announcements.
November 1, 2021
Stock Market Today 3/19/21: Stocks Close Mixed as Banks Sink, Tech Rebounds
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Stock Market Today 3/19/21: Stocks Close Mixed as Banks Sink, Tech Rebounds

The Dow and S&P 500 lost ground amid a slide in financial shares, while Facebook helped the Nasdaq come back from a steep loss in the previous session…
November 1, 2021
Stock Market Today 3/22/21: Tech Takes Off as Bond Yields Taper Off
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Stock Market Today 3/22/21: Tech Takes Off as Bond Yields Taper Off

The Nasdaq's mega-caps take flight as Treasury yields pull back, and Tesla joins in amid another vote of confidence from Ark Invest's Cathie Wood.
November 1, 2021
Stock Market Today 3/24/21: Energy, Industrials Lead a Slow Day for Stocks
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Stock Market Today 3/24/21: Energy, Industrials Lead a Slow Day for Stocks

A traffic jam at the Suez Canal hoisted energy prices Wednesday, but most of the rest of the market struggled to keep its head above water.
October 31, 2021
Stock Market Today (10/29/21): New Market Records Despite 2 Mega-Cap Misses
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Stock Market Today (10/29/21): New Market Records Despite 2 Mega-Cap Misses

Apple (AAPL) and Amazon.com (AMZN) both dropped after disappointing quarterly reports, but the major indexes closed Friday at new heights regardless.
October 29, 2021
Social Media Stocks: Which Ones Do the Pros Love?
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Social Media Stocks: Which Ones Do the Pros Love?

Facebook, Snap and other social media stocks have hogged the headlines of late. We explore which ones (if any) are worth investors' attention.
October 29, 2021
Stock Market Today (10/28/21): Nasdaq Lifted by Amazon, Apple and … Meta?
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Stock Market Today (10/28/21): Nasdaq Lifted by Amazon, Apple and … Meta?

A gaggle of post-earnings jumps (and pre-earnings gains by Amazon and Apple) helped lift the major indexes Thursday. So did a new moniker by one of Wa…
October 29, 2021
Stock Market Today (10/26/21): Dow, S&P 500 Continue to Hit New Highs
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Stock Market Today (10/26/21): Dow, S&P 500 Continue to Hit New Highs

The major market indexes finished well off their session highs, though.
October 26, 2021
Stock Market Today (10/25/21): Trillion-Dollar Tesla Leads Monday Market Charge
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Stock Market Today (10/25/21): Trillion-Dollar Tesla Leads Monday Market Charge

The Dow and S&P 500 notched new highs, while the Nasdaq moved within a chip-shot of its all-time peak.
October 25, 2021
Stock Market Today (10/22/21): AmEx Lifts Dow to New Heights
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Stock Market Today (10/22/21): AmEx Lifts Dow to New Heights

American Express's strong Q3 earnings shone as the Dow closed the week on a high note. Intel and Snap weren't so lucky.
October 22, 2021
Stock Market Today (10/18/21): Tech, Consumer Stocks Carry Nasdaq Higher
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Stock Market Today (10/18/21): Tech, Consumer Stocks Carry Nasdaq Higher

Disappointing China GDP and industrial production weighed on stocks early Monday, but the S&P 500 and Nasdaq finished higher on the back of Tesla, Fac…
October 18, 2021
Stock Market Today (10/4/21): Nasdaq Spirals as Big Tech Sells Off
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Stock Market Today (10/4/21): Nasdaq Spirals as Big Tech Sells Off

Facebook led a selloff in FAANG stocks after a scathing "60 Minutes" report and site outage.
October 4, 2021
Stock Market Today (9/28/21): Interest Rate Moves, Debt Worries Roil Stocks
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Stock Market Today (9/28/21): Interest Rate Moves, Debt Worries Roil Stocks

Stocks took a gut punch Tuesday as the 10-year Treasury yield climbed again and Senate Republicans blocked a bill to raise the debt limit.
September 28, 2021
Stock Market Today (9/23/21): Fed Fuels Second Day of Stout Stock Surge
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Stock Market Today (9/23/21): Fed Fuels Second Day of Stout Stock Surge

Markets rallied for a second straight session Thursday amid optimism over Fed messaging and China's most recent involvement in the Evergrande situatio…
September 23, 2021
Stock Market Today (9/22/21): Stocks Maintain Gains After Fed Signals 2022 Rate Hike
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Stock Market Today (9/22/21): Stocks Maintain Gains After Fed Signals 2022 Rate Hike

The Federal Reserve didn't pull the tapering trigger Wednesday, but its members did suggest a rate hike could be on tap as early as next year.
September 22, 2021
25 Top Stock Picks That Billionaires Love
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25 Top Stock Picks That Billionaires Love

Billionaire investors were busy during the second quarter of 2021. Here are 25 companies, of various shapes and sizes, that were some of their most re…
September 9, 2021
Hedge Funds' 25 Top Blue-Chip Stocks to Buy Now
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Hedge Funds' 25 Top Blue-Chip Stocks to Buy Now

What is the "smart money" up to lately? We explore the 25 most popular blue-chip stocks among the hedge fund crowd.
August 30, 2021
Stock Market Today (08/04/21): Dow Droops on Jobs Miss, Interest-Rate Uncertainty
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Stock Market Today (08/04/21): Dow Droops on Jobs Miss, Interest-Rate Uncertainty

ADP's monthly employment report came in well below expectations Wednesday, injecting some doubt into the market ahead of Friday's July jobs report.
August 4, 2021
Stock Market Today (7/29/21): Dow, S&P 500 Back Atop the Mountain
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Stock Market Today (7/29/21): Dow, S&P 500 Back Atop the Mountain

More stellar earnings and a glass-is-half-full view of GDP and unemployment data helped drive stocks to fresh highs Thursday.
July 29, 2021